Padma Shri Hema ji was born in Tamil Nadu on October 16, 1948. Father name is V.S.R. Chakravarthy and her mom, Jaya a film producer.
Hema ji is a good Bharatanatyam dancer.
After performing as a dancer in a 1961 regional movie,he was rejected by Tamil Director, Sridhar, in 1964. Just 4 years Hema persisted, debuted opposite legendary showman, Raj Kapoor in ‘Sapnon Ka Saudagar‘.
In hindi films industry Hema ji worked as actress, director and producer, as well as a Bharatanatyam dancer-choreographer.